GRE Word List


an agent that induces vomiting

The meaning of the word emetic is an agent that induces vomiting.

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monotheismthe doctrine or belief that there is but one God
tillerone that tills : cultivator
overblownpast the prime of bloom
analogya comparison of two otherwise unlike things based on resemblance of a particular aspect
arduoushard to accomplish or achieve : difficult
leavena substance (such as yeast) used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid
opprobriumsomething that brings disgrace
complaisantmarked by an inclination to please or oblige
distractto draw or direct (something, such as someone's attention) to a different object or in different directions at the same time
milieuthe physical or social setting in which something occurs or develops : environment